Extension of ring closing metathesis methodology to the synthesis of carbocyclic methyl and silyl enol ethers

VK Aggarwal*, AM Daly

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Abstract

Carbocyclic methyl and silyl enol ethers (TBDMS is optimum) can be synthesised regiospecifically by ring closing metathesis using the 'second generation' Grubbs ruthenium carbene catalyst in combination with molecular sieves.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2490-2491
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number21
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2002

Keywords

  • OLEFIN METATHESIS
  • POLYCYCLIC ETHERS
  • CATALYST
  • CONVERGENT
  • ROUTE

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